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Calgary Stampeders sign veteran defensive lineman Jabar Westerman to deal

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders signed national defensive lineman Jabar Westerman on Wednesday. Westerman, 30, has appeared in 109 CFL games with B.C. and Montreal.

NHL awards 2020 draft to Montreal

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens will host the 2020 NHL draft. The NHL announced Wednesday the Bell Centre will stage the two-day event June 26-27, 2020.
Anaheim Ducks buy out contract of former MVP Corey Perry

Anaheim Ducks buy out contract of former MVP Corey Perry

The Anaheim Ducks have bought out the contract of former NHL MVP Corey Perry after 14 seasons with the franchise.
Goalie Marcus Hogberg signs two-year extension with Ottawa Senators

Goalie Marcus Hogberg signs two-year extension with Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have signed goaltender Marcus Hogberg to a two-year extension. The first year has a two-way clause with a value of US$700,000 in the NHL and $125,000 in the American Hockey League, with a $150,000 guarantee.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats add veteran running back/receiver Coombs to practice roster

Hamilton Tiger-Cats add veteran running back/receiver Coombs to practice roster

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats added Canadian running back/receiver Anthony Coombs to their practice roster Wednesday. The 26-year-old Winnipeg native spent five seasons with the Toronto Argonauts before being released.
Canada's Christine Sinclair mingles with Dutch fans ahead of World Cup showdown

Canada's Christine Sinclair mingles with Dutch fans ahead of World Cup showdown

REIMS, France — Wandering around Reims on an off-day, Canada captain Christine Sinclair couldn't help but run into visiting Dutch fans ahead of Thursday's Group E showdown at the Women's World Cup. Dutch soccer fans are known for their passion.
Brazdeikis wrapping up pre-draft whirlwind

Brazdeikis wrapping up pre-draft whirlwind

With only a few days remaining before the NBA draft, Iggy Brazdeikis enjoyed a reunion of sorts when he worked out for the Cleveland Cavaliers. That meant a chance to catch up with John Beilein. "It was so cool.
Kaitlyn Weaver, Andrew Poje step away from competition

Kaitlyn Weaver, Andrew Poje step away from competition

OTTAWA — Three-time Canadian ice dance champions Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje have decided to step away from competition. They plan to evaluate their future plans and provide an update on their career later this season.
'He gets it': Bowen Byram set to hear name called early at NHL draft

'He gets it': Bowen Byram set to hear name called early at NHL draft

VANCOUVER — Bowen Byram's bantam coach knew almost immediately the defenceman would wind up as a first-round NHL pick.
Rugby Canada chooses 43-man long list for Pacific Nations Cup tournament

Rugby Canada chooses 43-man long list for Pacific Nations Cup tournament

Captain Tyler Ardron, who plays in New Zealand for Super Rugby's Chiefs, leads Canada's 43-man long list for the Pacific Nations Cup. The 21st-ranked Canadians open July 27 against the 15th-ranked Americans in Glendale, Colo.